# IAS Prelims CSAT Paper-II (Aptitude): Questions 20 - 22 of 95

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## Question number: 20

» Arithmetic » Numbers and Counting » Basic Arithmetic Operations

Appeared in Year: 2014

### Question

A straight line segment is 36 cm long. Points are to be marked on the line from both the end points. From each end, the first point is at a distance of 1 cm from the end, the second point is at a distance of 2 cm from the first point and the third point is at a distance of 3 cm from the second point and so on. If the points on the ends are not counted and the common points are counted as one, what is the number of points?

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | 14 | |

b. | 12 | |

c. | 10 | |

d. | 16 |

## Question number: 21

» Logical Problems » Verification of Truth

Appeared in Year: 2014

### Question

A question paper must have a question on one of the eight poets: A, B, C, D, E, F, G or H. The first four belong to the medieval period while the rest are considered modern poets. Generally, modern poets figure in the question paper in alternate years. Generally those who like H like G also; and those who like F like E also. The paper-setter does not like to ask about F as he has written a book on F, but be likes F. Last year, the paper contained a question on A. On the basis of the information given, this year’s paper is most likely to contain a question on ________.

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | C | |

b. | E | |

c. | F | |

d. | H |

## Question number: 22

» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Time, Distance and Speed

Appeared in Year: 2014

### Question

Two cars start towards each other, from two places A and B which are at a distance of 160 km. They start at the same time 08: 10 AM. If the speeds of the cars are 50 km and 30 km per hour respectively, they will meet each other at

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | 10: 30 AM | |

b. | 11: 20 AM | |

c. | 11: 10 AM | |

d. | 10: 10 AM |